Atomic Weapons Research Establishment, Orford Ness, Suffolk

    SubTitle

    Cold War Research and Development Site: Survey Report
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        Paperback / softback

        Publication Date

        15 Jun 2009
        9910495
        9910495

        Main Summary

          The Atomic Weapons Research Establishment, Orford Ness, Suffolk, was operational between 1956 and 1972. Its primary task was environmental testing to simulate the conditions that nuclear weapons and their components might experience during trials and in service use. The report is primarily concerned with the development of the post-war Atomic Weapons Research Establishment.

          Additional Information

          Series

          Research Reports

          Author

          Magnus Alexander
          Wayne D. Cocroft

          Publishing Status

          Active

          Size

          210mm

          Number of Illustrations

          89

          Number of Pages

          136

          ISBN

          9781848023451

          Contents

            Introduction
            Topography and Land Use
            Previous Archaeological and Historical Research
            History
            Description
            Sources
            Building List

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